Maximizing Safety in Body Contouring Sun, Sep 30 1:30-3:00 p.m.

Pre-op evaluation in MWL patient - factors affecting healing - DVT prophylaxis - nutrition and staying safe during procedure. Update from task force.

At the end of this activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Identify appropriate patients for this procedure.
  2. Outline pre-operative interviewing to limit risks.
  3. Manage post-operative complications.
  4. Discuss differences in techniques.

Accreditation: The American Society of Plastic Surgeons® (ASPS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation: The ASPS designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.